The General Assistance Program provides monetary aid to residents in financial crisis to help meet basic maintenance needs.
General Assistance is a last resort for those with no other means of income and who have made all attempts to apply for other possible benefits. Eligibility is based on income, assets, and household size.
The General Assistance Office can provide residents with referrals to resources and social service agencies such as local food pantries, domestic violence services, overnight shelters, etc.
Call 708-424-9200 for more information.